Category Archives: psalms and spiritual songs

When I survey the wonderous cross…

1 When I survey the wondrous crosson which the Prince of glory died,my richest gain I count but loss,and pour contempt on all my pride. 2 Forbid it, Lord, that I should boastsave in the death of Christ, my God!All … Continue reading

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Reaching out with the gospel…

Some critical reflections on preaching weekly at the local school this 1st Quarter: Bericht – Modern 1.  Preach you the Word and plant it home         To men who like or like it not,      The Word that … Continue reading

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Du Friedefürst, Herr IX

1 Du Friedefürst, Herr Jesu Christ wahr Mensch und wahrer Gott, ein starker Nothelfer du bist im Leben und im Tod. Drum wir allein im Namen dein zu deinem Vater schreien! You prince of peace, Lord Jesus Christ, true man … Continue reading

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Passionsandacht in St.Pauls

Hier ist meine Passionsandacht zum Lied 77 von Hermann Bonnus: “O wir armen Sünder unsere Missetat…” zum Lesen: O wir armen Sünder und zum Hören: 

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Hymn of Bishop Caelius Sedulius: A solis ortus cardine…

The hymns of the Church reflect its theology and that holds true for the Christmas carols too. The old hymn by Bishop Caelius Sedulius from the 5th century was translated by Dr. Martin Luther in 1524 as available in Latin and German … Continue reading

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